Marian Cockrell


Born
in The United States
March 15, 1909

Died
December 12, 1999

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Marian Cockrell was a talented screenwriter as well as novelist, best known for the enchanting Shadow Castle.

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Shadow Castle

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4.40 avg rating — 747 ratings — published 1945 — 12 editions
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The Revolt of Sarah Perkins

4.50 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1965 — 3 editions
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Mixed Blessings

4.50 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1978 — 2 editions
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The Misadventures of Bethan...

3.58 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1979 — 2 editions
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Yesterday's Madness

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1943
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Something Between

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Dark Waters

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Lillian Harley

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“Lucy shivered and went on again. 'This is an adventure,' she thought. 'You can't have an adventure if you stop in the middle.”
Marian Cockrell, Shadow Castle

“She sat down at a table, with books piled high around her and began looking through them rapidly, looking for some information concerning marriage with mortals. Dust rose from the books and swirled about her, dancing and glittering wherever the light struck it.

Mika leaned over her shoulder curiously, repeating softly to himself some of the incantations he read there. At once there were faint rustlings and sighs in the air.

“Stop, stop!” Flumpdoria cried. “You silly thing, do you want all the jinns and genii in the world bumping about in this room? Don’t say those spells aloud. And stop looking over my shoulder. It gives me the creeps.”
Marian Cockrell

“It was love at first sight with Robin, but probably the Princess Bluebell had been in love with him all the time she had been at the castle, although she wouldn't say so, of course.”
Marian Cockrell, Shadow Castle